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Quote from Auberon Herbert,

"... every tax or rate, forcibly taken from an unwilling person, is immoral and oppressive."


Auberon Herbert (more quotes by Auberon Herbert or books by/about Auberon Herbert)

(1838-1906) English writer, theorist, philosopher, 19th century individualist, member of the Parliament of the U.K.


"The Principles of Voluntaryism" [1897], reproduced in The Right and Wrong of Compulsion by the State, and Other Essays by Auberon HerbertĀ (Indianapolis: Liberty Classics, 1978), p. 393


Coercion, Morality, Oppression, Statism, Taxation, Tax


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